Gardena, CA—JK Imaging Ltd., a worldwide Kodak brand licensee, announced the release of the Kodak PixPro AZ901. The most powerful Astro Zoom digital camera yet, the AZ901 bridge camera boasts a 90x optical zoom lens. Furthermore, 4x digital zoom combines with the optical zoom lens to produce 360x zoom capabilities.
With an advanced 20 megapixel, backside-illuminated CMOS sensor, the camera features 5-frames-per-second continuous bursts in both JPEG and RAW file formats as well as Full HD movie recording.
Moreover, the 22–1,980mm f/3.1–6.8 equivalent lens works with optical image stabilization to produce crisp images from extreme wide angles to 360º panoramic photos. In addition, the ultra-zoom camera features an electronic viewfinder and a 3-inch, 920K-dot articulating LCD monitor.
“Continuing our commitment to high quality yet affordable cameras, the AZ901 is the solution for passionate photographers of all levels. Perfect for wildlife, travel, wedding photography and more—the AZ901 delivers crisp, beautiful imagery that is easily transferred to a phone, computer or tablet via the camera’s Wi-Fi capabilities,” the company announced.
A host of creative scene shooting modes includes fully automatic shooting as well as full manual controls. Also provided are macro shooting capabilities, HDR mode and face-, smile-, blink- and cat/dog-detection modes.
Additional PixPro AZ901 Features
The AZ901 also features a pop-up flash; ISO sensitivity settings from 100 to 3,200; an AV-Out/USB 2.0 jack; HDMI output; an SD/SDHC memory card slot; and a rechargeable Li-Ion battery rated for 400 shots.
The Kodak PixPro AZ901 is available for a suggested retail price of $499.99. kodakpixpro.com